Tag: enlightenment

The Bodhisattva

The Bodhisattva

  To be willing to risk everything,To awaken even in the darkest hours,To be fearless – even reckless,To pursue adventure with illumination,To abide in faith for eons. To seek my mentor over lifetimes,To polish my character,To give encouragement and hope,To boldly carve a path for others,To attract fortune from afar. To be Buddha I AM,To …

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Courage Smiles

Courage Smiles

For my friends in Iran: Your unbearable sorrow touches God’s heart. Your supreme joy makes God smile back at You. The savages hate this; their fear betrays them. Your courage smiles with infinite joy.

The voice of the river that has emptied into the Ocean: Hafez the Disciple

The voice of the river that has emptied into the Ocean: Hafez the Disciple

The voice of the river that has emptied into the Ocean Now laughs and sings just like God. –  Hafez In the legend of the Persian master poet, Hafez, there is a tale which illustrates the profound relationship of Hafez with his teacher.  As legends are prone, this story also acts as a metaphor and …

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